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The Best Place To Travel This Month Is...

Lonely Planet | Posted 04.09.2015 | Travel
Lonely Planet

We all crave that sweet serendipity of being in the right place at the right time: When the Northern Lights are most likely to dance; when that sleepy...

Kentucky Wildcats, Tulip Mania and the Sports Rights Bubble

Greg Portell | Posted 03.24.2015 | Sports
Greg Portell

It's time to usher in the annual rite of spring known as March Madness. While Cinderella grabs millions at the box office, a record number of small-screen viewers will be on the lookout for another kind of Cinderella who can prevent the Kentucky Coronation.

Most Popular Flowers for Spring!

BloomNation | Posted 03.18.2015 | Style
BloomNation

Spring is always a highly anticipated time in the flower industry as SO many things come back into season, and life just pops back into our coolers. Weddings start to take off, and of course, Mother's Day is upon us.

3 Ways You Didn't Realize You're Killing Your Tulips

The Huffington Post | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 03.13.2015 | HuffPost Home

Flowers are fickle. Even "sturdy" varieties like tulips, which you're liable to find everywhere this time of year, can start drooping long before the ...

3 Hot Flowers for Valentine's 2015

Bill Prescott | Posted 04.05.2015 | HuffPost Home
Bill Prescott

For Valentine's Day 2015, the buzz is already about American grown flowers. You want to know the farmer who grew your veggies, the vintner who made your wine and now, the flower farmer who grew the romantic blooms that will be the centerpiece of your Valentine's Day ritual.

Exploring Incredible Istanbul

Jamal Hammadi | Posted 07.12.2014 | Travel
Jamal Hammadi

My most recent exploits took me all the way to Istanbul and it was quite the adventure. Founded in 660 BC as Byzantium, in 330 AD it became Constantinople when it was overtaken by the Roman emperor Constantine.

'Holland in Haymarket' Brings the Hues of the Netherlands to Northern Virginia

Erin Ruberry | Posted 07.06.2014 | Travel
Erin Ruberry

With flights from Washington, D.C. to Amsterdam averaging around $1500 this spring, my trip to the tulips may have to wait. But just 45 minutes outside the Nation's Capital is another garden with a propitious nickname: "Holland in Haymarket."

Spring Comes to Life With These Beautiful Flowers

HooplaHa | Posted 06.29.2014 | Good News
HooplaHa

or the past few weeks, leaving the winter doom meant spending the majority of my time cold, drenched and miserable. Each day brought bouts of torrents with the sun and warmth nowhere in sight.

Tulips and Sex -- Writing As If Everyone I Know Were Dead

Barbara Falconer Newhall | Posted 06.21.2014 | Women
Barbara Falconer Newhall

I want to write about tulips today. I don't want to write about sex. The trouble is, for me, writing about tulips means writing about sex: Something a...

Five Pictures of Spring

Maria Rodale | Posted 05.03.2014 | Health News
Maria Rodale

Just because. For more from Maria Rodale, visit www.mariasfarmcountrykitchen.com...

Do Flowers Make You Rich?

Bill Prescott | Posted 02.01.2014 | HuffPost Home
Bill Prescott

Flowers are healthy, they don't make false promises and they deliver nourishment to your soul. For the price of a fancy coffee drink, they will watch over you all week and remind you that no matter what your bank account says, you are rich.

Like the Heart, Tulips Know No Season

Bill Prescott | Posted 11.08.2013 | HuffPost Home
Bill Prescott

Some rather ingenious tulip growers in California have figured out a way to have farm fresh tulips in the fall. No, it does not mean flying them in from South America, which what is done with nearly every rose sold in the United States today.

Alan Greenspan discovers human beings are flawed

Robert Teitelman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Robert Teitelman

What is there to say about Alan Greenspan, who at 87 is out flogging his new book, "The Map and the Territory: Risk, Human Nature and the Future of Fo...

Free Tulips in Miami

Bill Prescott | Posted 01.23.2014 | HuffPost Home
Bill Prescott

It was a great exercise in the power of flowers to brighten someone's day or just the unexpected joy of being in the right place at the right time.

Jewel Tone Flower Primer

Bill Prescott | Posted 12.07.2013 | HuffPost Home
Bill Prescott

Now that it is officially autumn, it's time to dig into the hot colors of fall flowers. The fashion world dictates the color schemes we will see from the runways in New York and Paris, right down to the colors a bride requests for her fall wedding.

What Every Man Needs To Know About Giving Flowers

Bill Prescott | Posted 01.23.2014 | HuffPost Home
Bill Prescott

How many of you guys think about flowers while you're in the market, or walking by a florist? Unless someone has died or it's Valentine's Day, I bet never. It's time to change that thought.

After Early Spring, Annual Tulip Fest Shows Off Stems

AP | Posted 05.04.2012 | Detroit

HOLLAND, Mich. -- The annual Tulip Time festival in West Michigan is looking like it might be more of a "stemfest" this year after unseasonably warm w...

Entertaining Secrets: Park Avenue Tulips Inspire a Spring Setting

Jill Brooke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jill Brooke

Why not use spring's tulips as inspiration to set a table at your own home? See the ways celebrated designers and hostesses mixed and matched to create pleasing presentations.

Looking For Compounding Interest? Plant Bulbs!

Suzy Bales | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Suzy Bales

Planting bulbs is as close to a sure bet as a gardener ever gets. Unlike shrubs, trees and perennials, most bulbs can only be planted in the fall. Consequently, it's now or never!